Jr. Maineiacs Peewees win state championship


LEWISTON – The Lewiston Jr. Maineiacs peewee travel hockey team captured the state championship last month, winning four games at a three-day tournament in Bangor to set up an 11-0 rout of Midcoast in the final at Kennebec Ice Arena in Hallowell.

Lewiston’s roll through the bracket including a pair of 4-1 victories over Maine Coast Storm and Central Maine, a 9-3 rout of Brunswick-based Midcoast and a 4-1 dispatching of Casco Bay in the semifinals.

Next up for the Juniors is a trip tp the regional championships March 19-21 in Burlington, Vt.